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San Francisco, California
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9 Sep 2022
Part-time Tutor - Sylvan Learning of San Francisco

Do you love kids? Have prior teaching or tutoring experience? If so, read on!

At Sylvan of SF, you will make a difference in the lives of students by helping them develop the academic skills and confidence they need to meet their educational goals. You will be well supported by our team of Directors, who handle all parent communication, customer service, marketing and scheduling, leaving you free to teach!

We offer flexible schedules and participation in a vibrant learning community.

  • Greet student and initiate instruction to personally engage each student
  • Manage students, tasks and time to create a balanced and robust instructional session
  • Evaluate and record the progress of each student on their program assignment
  • Use praise, encouragement and Sylvan tokens to ensure students are engaged and inspired to learn
  • Manage the conclusion of each instructional session and completion of learning log and transition activities
  • Communicate specific student needs to Center staff
  • Attend periodic staff meeting and completes ongoing training as needed

Language Arts and Study Skills Program Tutors:
  • Four-year degree or equivalent required
  • Teaching credential (current or expired) strongly preferred
  • Minimum of one or two years of teaching experience preferred
  • Knowledge of phonics and reading comprehension preferred for reading teachers
Math Tutors:
  • Four-year degree required in a discipline requiring 3 or more years of college level math
Science Tutors:
  • Four-year degree required in a discipline requiring 2 or more years of college level science
Test Prep Tutors:
  • Four-year degree or equivalent preferred
  • Strong academic credentials required
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Proven ability to engage, motivate, and inspire students to learn
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proven ability to manage multiple tasks and be flexible
  • Strong problem solving and customer service skills
  • Strong team player

We offer instruction in person M-TH from 3:30 to 7:30 andSat. from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm. We offer online tutoring seven days per week. During the summer we also have instruction T-Th from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm. We are looking for tutors who are available for some or all of these hours!


Salary: $18-21/hour DOE

Benefits: Commuter benefits are offered to all employees.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the California Fair Chance Act and SF Fair Chance Ordinance. Job offers will be made conditional upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

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  • Job Reference: 707827293-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Sylvan Learning of San Francisco, CA
  • Location: San Francisco, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent